Idol Bits And Pieces: Kris Allen, Carrie Underwood, Susan Boyle, David Cook and Bday Boy David Archuleta

Kris Allen is set to perform on December 30th at B.B. Kings Blues club at the Mirage in Las Vegas. The next night he’s scheduled to appear with Allison Iraheta on the FOX network’s Billboard New Years Eve Live special, where he’s set to sing a couple of tunes. More info on the BB King’s gig HERE.

David Archuleta turns 19 today and amidst the massive birthday wishes, he tweeted a photo of his ice cream cake. Coldstone Creamery. YUM!   David was also an answer to a Jeopardy question today. Coincidence? Hm.

Speaking of David, Archie’s pal, David Cook held a twitter party for his fans today while he waited to board a plane. On the “vibe” of the new songs he’s writing for his next album, David says, “So far, lyrically, it’s all a bit more tongue-in-cheek. more urgent musically.” David is set to perform at the Pechanga Resort and Casino, Temecula, CA. on December 30 and 31. More info HERE.

Carrie Underwood tells her fan club about her best gift from Santa: “I think you all know what Santa left under the tree for me this year…a fiance! Woo hoo!” Speaking of her recent engagement to Hockey player Mike Fisher, she’s happy her cute little rat terrier, Ace “is finally going to have a dad! We all couldn’t be happier!!!” Aw. Read more about Carrie’s Christmas at US magazine.

Scary Stuff: Susan Boyle spotted two trespassers lurking around her property in Scotland as she was looking out her window. The men fled as soon as they saw her. Meanwhile, Susan has already sold almost 3 million copies of her debut album, I Dreamed a Dream. By the end of this week, it should be the top selling CD of 2009. More at the New York Daily News.

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